Cespedes, Abreu On US Witness List In Cuban Smuggling CaseFree agent outfielder Yoenis Cespedes, who last played for the New York Mets, and Chicago White Sox star Jose Abreu are among the Major League Baseball figures on a U.S. witness list for an upcoming Cuban ballplayer smuggling trial.
Let Other Fantasy Baseball Owners Take Chances On September Call-UpsEvery September, MLB rosters expand so minor-league players with potential can get a cup of coffee with the big-league team. No matter what the hype, avoid relying on these September call-ups to help your fantasy baseball team. Stick to the veteran players you know well and let the other owners in your league gamble on the rookies. You won't regret it when the season ends with your team in first place. The other owners will be shaking their heads with regret for letting hype rule their decision-making processes.
Betts Hurt Attempting To Catch Abreu Home-Run Drive [VIDEO]The ball came out and after a video review of nearly three minutes, Abreu was credited with a two-run homer that gave the White Sox a 7-2 lead Tuesday night.
5 MLB Players That You Didn't Know Defected From CubaIn light of the Boston Red Sox signing Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo to a seven-year, $72.5 million deal, let's take a look at other MLB players who defected from Cuba.
10 Biggest MLB First-Half SurprisesLet's look at the 10 biggest MLB first-half pleasant and unpleasant surprises.
De Aza Leads White Sox Comeback Win Over Rays The way Adam Eaton sees it, there's a benefit to Jose Abreu's fast start beyond the Cuban slugger's home runs and RBIs.
Can Cuban Slugger Jose Abreu Turn Around The White Sox?Hard-hitting Jose Abreu, a recent Cuban defector, becomes the new White Sox first baseman.